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Fennemore Craig grows government affairs practice

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Fennemore Craig, a leading Mountain West law firm, announced Alexis Glascock has joined the firm’s Phoenix office and will focus her practice in government affairs. Prior to joining the firm, Glascock worked with the Government Relations group at Gallagher & Kennedy where she lobbied for clients including the Arizona Association of Health Care Plans, the… Read More →

Elizabeth Jarem joins East Valley Women’s Medical Group


Physician Group of Arizona, Inc., an organization comprised of primary and specialty care physicians, has added Elizabeth Jarem, M.D., to its East Valley Women’s Medical Group. Providing a wide range of health care services for women of all ages throughout the Valley, Dr. Jarem focuses on obstetrics and gynecology, which includes perinatal assessment, pregnancy, women’s health… Read More →

8 Jaburg Wilk Attorneys named to Best Lawyers list


Jaburg Wilk announced that eight lawyers have been named to the 2016 Edition of Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Lawyers on the Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an… Read More →

Laura Snyder joins Barrow Neurosurgical Associates


Barrow Neurosurgical Associates (BNA) in Phoenix, Ariz. has brought on Laura Snyder, MD to its ranks.  The group of 28 world-renown neurosurgeons and physiatrists focuses on treating a wide range of complex brain and spine conditions. Dr. Snyder will practice at St. Joseph’s Medical Center and Barrow Neurosurgical Associates Outpatient Surgery Center located in Phoenix, Ariz. Dr. Snyder… Read More →

Molly Stockley: Most Influential Women in Arizona


Molly Stockley, VP of hospital growth, CTCA Stockley, a former sportscaster with more than 23 years in the media industry, oversees all marketing and branding efforts at Cancer Treatment Centers of America, focusing on Arizona as well as 12 other states. Greatest accomplishment: “My position at CTCA, where I combine my expertise and passion. After cancer took… Read More →

Wendi A. Sorensen: Most Influential Women in Arizona


Wendi A. Sorensen, shareholder, Burch & Cracchiolo Sorensen is a certified specialist in personal injury and wrongful death and has been selected as one of the 2015 “Top 25 Women Attorneys in Arizona” by Southwest Super Lawyers. Greatest accomplishment: “Approaching this very competitive and often cutthroat practice with a sense of humor.” Childhood aspiration: “When I was… Read More →

Sherri Slayton: Most Influential Women in Arizona Business


Sherri Slayton, executive vice president , Alliance Bank of Arizona Slayton has more than 30 years of commercial lending and retail banking experience.  She is a member of Flagstaff 40 and a Regional Council member for First Things First in the Coconino Region. Greatest accomplishment: “Helping other women succeed in their careers while balancing their family… Read More →

Rep. Kyrsten Sinema: Most Influential Women


Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-AZ, 9th District Greatest accomplishment: “We took immediate action when we learned about the tragedies at the Phoenix VA. Since last summer, we’ve held three veterans resource clinics, established a mental health working group, and passed laws to increase accountability and improve the quality of VA healthcare.” Childhood aspiration: “In first grade, I told… Read More →

Adelaida V. Severson: Most Influential Women


Adelaida V. Severson, president and CEO, Bushtex Severson founded Bushtex with her husband in 1994 as a satellite communications firm specializing in remote broadcast transmissions worldwide. Greatest accomplishment: “Cracking through the federal government nutshell in a male-dominated industry.” Childhood aspiration: “I wanted to be a foreign correspondent – which I started in broadcast journalism as a… Read More →

Cynthia Walter: Most Influential Women


Cynthia Walter, president, BAGNALL Walter is the president of BAGNALL, an employee benefits and HR consulting firm, and one of the only female company presidents in the industry. Greatest accomplishment: “I’ve been a member of Vistage, an executive leadership program, since 2010. This involves a full day each month of strategic planning with other VP’s, CEO’s,… Read More →

UA’s Dr. Cecilia Rosales appointed to binational health network


Cecilia Rosales, MD, MS, assistant dean of the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health — Phoenix, was appointed to the Academic Technical Council (ATC) of the Binational Border Health Network (BBHN). The network is comprised of experts from 10 border states to improve response to the challenges posed by public health conditions on the U.S.-México Border. Funded… Read More →

Cathy Valenzuela: Most Influential Women


Cathy Valenzuela, president, Arizona Business Bank Greatest accomplishment: “The many ways I have been able to help my customers, co-workers and family achieve their goals and aspirations. And I sincerely believe my greatest achievements are yet to come.” Childhood aspiration: “I loved to draw, paint and create other artwork and was sure I was destined to… Read More →

Christina Roderick: Most Influential Women in Arizona Business


Christina Roderick, principal, REDW Roderick, a CPA, has more than 17 years of experience in public accounting and leads REDW’s privately held business practice as a tax principal. Greatest accomplishment: “My promotion to principal at REDW. Being part of a firm with tremendous leadership, integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and client care is very exciting.” Childhood aspiration: “I wanted… Read More →

Big crowd honors Arizona’s Most Influential Women


A crowd of nearly 500 people packed Chateau Luxe in Phoenix Thursday night to honor Az Business and AZRE magazines’ Most Influential Women in Arizona Business. “The Most Influential Women issue of both magazines is easily our most popular issue of the year,”said AZ Big Media  Publisher Cheryl Green. “This year, we had more than 2,000 women… Read More →